Gabriel Knight Out Now!

Oct.16, 2014, under featured, gabriel knight

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is a remake of the classic Sierra On-Line title. Created by award-winning game designer, Jane Jensen it tells the tale of the titular Gabriel Knight. Gabriel is a failed novelist living New Orleans, while researching a series of voodoo themed murders for his next book he finds his life threatened by an unknown group, all tying to his family’s past.Players will criss-cross through exotic New Orleans, Germany and even Africa as they uncover the origins of voodoo and how it all ties to the city’s murders.The game has been out for less than a day and the community response has been amazing! In just a few hours we’ve received over two dozen reviews and still counting. Here are a few of our picks:"for an adventure fan, this is a definite recommendation. for everyone else - give it a shot and you might be pleasantly surprised." -  Iondiste on Steam"I am happy with this release, it is definitely a remastered edition of the original, (…) fans of the series will surely love it!" - GusGreco7 on SteamWe would like to hear more from you! Feel free to stop by the Steam community hub and share your screenshots, artwork, reviews or your feedback in the forums!Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is out now for Steam, GOG and of course, the Phoenix Online Store.Gonçalo GonçalvesSocial Media AssociatePhoenix Online Studios

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is a remake of the classic Sierra On-Line title. Created by award-winning game designer, Jane Jensen it tells the tale of the titular Gabriel Knight. Gabriel is a failed novelist living New Orleans, while researching a series of voodoo themed murders for his next book he finds his life threatened by an unknown group, all tying to his family’s past. (continue reading…)

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Gabriel Knight Countdown – Day 10

Oct.15, 2014, under 10 Days of GK, featured, gabriel knight

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is a remake of the classic Sierra On-Line title. Created by award-winning game designer, Jane Jensen it tells the tale of the titular Gabriel Knight. Gabriel is a failed novelist living New Orleans, while researching a series of voodoo themed murders for his next book he finds his life threatened by an unknown group, all tying to his family’s past.Players will criss-cross through exotic New Orleans, Germany and even Africa as they uncover the origins of voodoo and how it all ties to the city’s murders.Relive one of gaming’s greatest adventures of all-time: Adventure Gamers’ 20 Best Adventure Games, Computer Gaming World’s Adventure Game of the Year 1994, and Honorable Mention in The A.V. Club’s Top 100 Games of All-TimeExperience the award-winning voodoo murder-mystery in stunning high-res 3DAdds new puzzles and scenes to familiar challengesIncludes remastered soundtrack by original composer Robert HolmesEnjoy special extras and bonus edition content, including original concept art, behind-the-scenes extras, exclusive new interviews and more!Gabriel Knight is available right now from these digital stores.Please feel free to reach out for any comments or support as needed. We are available on many platforms including Facebook and Twitter and also via email at support@postudios.com.Gonçalo GonçalvesSocial Media AssociatePhoenix Online Studios

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is a remake of the classic Sierra On-Line title. Created by award-winning game designer, Jane Jensen it tells the tale of the titular Gabriel Knight. Gabriel is a failed novelist living New Orleans, while researching a series of voodoo themed murders for his next book he finds his life threatened by an unknown group, all tying to his family’s past. (continue reading…)

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Phoenix Online Store Sale!

Oct.15, 2014, under featured

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is out now in stores. To celebrate, we are holding a massive sale on all other Phoenix Online Studios games over at the Phoenix Online Store.If you use the code GK20TH50OFF during the checkout process, every other game in the store will feature a 50% discount. The code is valid for all original soundtracks, Moebius: Empire Rising, Cognition - Game of the Year Edition, Face Noir, The Last Door, Quest For Infamy, Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar, Lost Civlization, The Cat Lady, Reperfection, Shadows on the Vatican and Vampires!The code is valid from October 15th to the 19th. Purchases on the Phoenix Store are also redeemable on steam, you simply have to email us to info@postudios.com with proof of purchase and we’ll supply you with a steam key.Gonçalo GonçalvesSocial Media AssociatePhoenix Online Studios

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition is out now in stores. To celebrate, we are holding a massive sale on all other Phoenix Online Studios games over at the Phoenix Online Store. (continue reading…)

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Gabriel Knight Countdown – Day 9

With only one day left until the Gabriel Knight Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition launch, we bring you a video starring Sierra On-Line veteran, Jane Jensen.Here, Jane discusses the differences between developing a game in the early 90s and today. We also see her playing the 20th Anniversary Edition, revealing the improvements and updates to the original as well as some of the reasons behind the additional content in the remake.In the video we see Gabriel’s new diary, the hint system, new puzzles, some familiar locations now updated as well as new screens not found in the original.It is an honor to see Sierra On-Line legend, Jane Jensen play Gabriel Knight. It grants an insight into many of the decisions that carried through the game’s creation. The game could not have been possible without her vision or the community’s support. Tomorrow, both a new generation and longtime players will be introduced to Gabriel Knight, the wait is nearly over!Katie HallahanPublic Relations Director / Phoenix Online Studios

With only one day left until the Gabriel Knight Sins of the Fathers – 20th Anniversary Edition launch, we bring you a video starring Sierra On-Line veteran, Jane Jensen. (continue reading…)

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Gabriel Knight Live Launch Party

Oct.13, 2014, under featured, gabriel knight

October 15th is only 2 days away now, big day in which we launch the 20th Anniversary Edition of Gabriel Knight – Sins of the Fathers on Steam, GOG.com, our own Phoenix Online Store, and many other distribution outlets. (continue reading…)

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Gabriel Knight Countdown – Day 8

Oct.13, 2014, under 10 Days of GK, featured, gabriel knight

During these past week we held several giveaways for copies of the original Gabriel Knight - Sins of the Fathers, signed by series creator, Jane Jensen. Now, with two days to go until the 20th Anniversary Edition’s launch we finally reveal the three lucky winners along with their taglines.The first poster featured a group shot created by comic book industry veterans, the Sharp brothers. With over 400 comments, picking a winner wasn’t easy, but in the end a winner had to be picked. The winning tagline for this poster was created by user scruffyzero.Congratulations, Scruffy! We’ll be contacting you soon!The second promotional poster consisted of Gabriel and Grace, drawn by the talented Kim Sokol. There were nearly a hundred entries and with so many amazing taglines to choose from, it was a daunting task to pick just one.The winning entry was submitted user, HazukiSensei. Congratulations!Finally we have a poster featuring Gabriel and Malia, created by artist Grace Lee. This was the final of our promotional posters and the last in our three week giveaway and again, it received nearly one hundred entries.Congratulations to user RudyMarchant for the amazing entry!We will be contacting each winner individually to send them their prizes. Thank you everyone for participating in our giveaway and for supporting the 20th Anniversary Edition of Gabriel Knight. With only 2 more days to go until its launch be sure to check back tomorrow as we unveil more content.Katie HallahanPublic Relations Director / Phoenix Online Studios

During these past week we held several giveaways for copies of the original Gabriel Knight – Sins of the Fathers, signed by series creator, Jane Jensen. Now, with two days to go until the 20th Anniversary Edition’s launch we finally reveal the three lucky winners along with their taglines. (continue reading…)

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Gabriel Knight Countdown – Day 7

Oct.12, 2014, under 10 Days of GK, featured, gabriel knight

With three days to go until the Gabriel Knight - 20th Anniversary Edition launch, series composer, Robert Holmes discusses the remake.It’s an honor to see this Sierra On-Line veteran discuss his takes on the main Gabriel Knight theme and play it live for everyone to hear.We would like to thank the community for its unwavering supporting in our upcoming remake of Gabriel Knight - Sins of the Fathers. This edition could never be made without your help.Katie HallahanPublic Relations Director / Phoenix Online Studios

With three days to go until the Gabriel Knight – 20th Anniversary Edition launch, series composer, Robert Holmes discusses the upcoming  remake. It’s an honor to see this Sierra On-Line veteran discuss his takes on the main Gabriel Knight theme and play it live for everyone to hear. (continue reading…)

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Gabriel Knight Coundown – Day 6

Oct.11, 2014, under 10 Days of GK, featured, gabriel knight

The 20th Anniversary Edition of Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers is only 4 days from launch. In today’s daily countdown we share the iconic scene where Gabriel first meets Malia Gedde at the Lake Pontchartrain.

Not only does it introduce Malia Gedde, a deep, complex and well written character, but it also establishes a theme of fate that has always haunted Gabriel’s family. (continue reading…)

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Gabriel Knight Coundown – Day 5

Oct.10, 2014, under 10 Days of GK, featured, gabriel knight

We have now reached the midway point in our countdown to the Gabriel Knight launch. With only 5 days to go we feel it’s time to reveal some more locations Gabriel will visit during his journey, now remade for the 20th Anniversary Edition.Today we show off the African Hounfour, complete with zombies; the  St. John’s Bayou and the St. Louis Cemetery #1. Observant Sins of the Fathers players might notice there’s a completely new screen to explore in the St. Louis cemetery as well.That’s all for today, check back tomorrow for day 6 of our countdown where we share more Gabriel Knight related content.Gonçalo GonçalvesSocial Media AssociatePhoenix Online Studios

We have now reached the midway point in our countdown to the Gabriel Knight launch. With only 5 days to go we feel it’s time to reveal some more locations Gabriel will visit during his journey, now remade for the 20th Anniversary Edition. (continue reading…)

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Jane Jensen on Reddit’s IAMA board

Oct.09, 2014, under featured, gabriel knight

Jane Jensen is a published novelist, a 20-year veteran of the gaming industry and an internationally renowned game designer. While working for renowned studio, Sierra On-Line, Jane Jensen created the Gabriel Knight series which won numerous industry awards over the years.<br />
Today at 2PM EDT/ 11AM PDT / 7PM GMT, Jane Jensen will be on Reddit&#8217;s IAMA board to answer all of your questions. From her work at Sierra and Gabriel Knight, to Moebius: Empire Rising and favorite games, you can ask anything you want.<br />
We would love to see you there, so don&#8217;t hesitate to visit us today on Reddit.<br />
Gonçalo GonçalvesSocial Media AssociatePhoenix Online Studios

Jane Jensen is a published novelist, a 20-year veteran of the gaming industry and an internationally renowned game designer. While working for renowned studio, Sierra On-Line, Jane Jensen created the Gabriel Knight series which won numerous industry awards over the years. (continue reading…)

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